05.29.2016 | 21 Iyar, 5776
Authorities to drill massive rocket attack this week
Abbas asks for NATO to replace IDF in West Bank as part of peace deal
Report: Hezbollah digging tunnels, placing rockets on border for next conflict with Israel
Funeral held for terrorist killed in Hebron shooting
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Film on Eritrean killed when mistaken for terrorist wins at Docaviv festival
ANALYSIS: The plot to replace Netanyahu
Comedy for Koby to give Israelis comic therapy
Netanyahu’s government may be near collapse, report says
Poll: Party led by Kahlon, Ya'alon, and Sa'ar could topple Netanyahu
Resigning minister: Liberman defense appointment ‘extraordinarily cynical’
Rocket Man rocks Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv documentary festival announces film winners
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
Morocco refuse to play Israel in wheelchair tennis World Cup
Disappointing denouement for Mac TA
The soldier who fired a defense minister
Jerusalem Post Letters to the Editor: Cementing the Right
Jerusalem Post Editorial: Insecurity checks
‘Why are all the traitors coming from the Left?’
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
Forbidden felines: Saudi cleric declares selfies with cats 'un-Islamic'
Report: Israel and Arab states discuss new Palestinian leader to succeed Abbas
IAEA: Iran's uranium stockpile stays within limit set by nuclear deal
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
Too hot for Tehran: Glam couple flee Iran after model photos deemed 'un-Islamic'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
LA gala raises funds for IAF foundation
Birthright invades Tel Aviv for Sweet 16
‘Post’ investigation finds German city’s facilities used to wage BDS
Former London mayor Ken Livingstone fired from radio show following Hitler comments
New worlds: Simulation on microchip offers insight into dynamics of cellular function
Without research, there is no medicine
Surprise! Anti-BDS gift box coming straight to your front door
Research shows exposure to dirty air may raise risk of heart disease
Most medical marijuana users benefit from treatment, finds Ben-Gurion University study
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Israel faces lack of enforcement of environmental policies, says report
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
Tech can’t thrive without women, says Israeli-born Oracle CEO
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
The personal account of a Canadian lawyer hiking the Israel National Trail
Grapevine: Loving the city
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of May 27, 2016
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
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Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
The Burqa-wearing Trojan Horse
A Second Daniel; A Tudor Intrigue by Neal Roberts
Jewish history and demography
“Fascism is looming over the US…” a response to Dr. Laitman
State reportedly fears students could potentially attempt to carry out attacks from the school on security forces stationed at the Sheikh Jarrah base.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The prime minister says the struggle against terrorism will take time but that Israel is fighting hard.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
No Israelis were injured in the incident.
In a video released by Israel Police, the policewoman said she saw people running. Her identity was concealed in the video.
The incident occurred near a junction adjacent to the West Bank village of Abu Dis, which lies on the outskirts of the Israeli capital.
As a thousand more border police officers are deployed in Jerusalem, those patrolling the dangerous streets amid a wave of terror balance restraint with a firm response.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
In terms of terrorist attacks, Sau noted that most of the assaults have been carried out by lone wolves against ultra-Orthodox Jews and police officers.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The Prime Minister's Office issued a statement on Saturday saying that it had authorized the deployment of an additional 16 companies of Border Police reservists.
By HERB KEINON
The Border Policeman returned to the scene of the incident: "I felt a blow to my shoulder, I turned around and pushed the terrorist away from me."
By MAARIV ONLINE
During initial investigations, 17-year-old suspect admits that he had intended to carry out a stabbing attack.
The violence in Shuafat refugee camp comes one day after a large protest over sanitation conditions.
Venomous serpent found bound to cement barrier used for riot control forces to take shelter.
The explosive was found during a routine check of an Border Police guard station; "We are aware of attempts by terrorists to hurt security forces and that is why we perform checks like this."
Security forces at West Bank checkpoint uncover a number of pipe bombs in possession of the suspects.
The suspect's vehicle lost control and crashed into an electric pole.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
Military sources had previously denied that live fire was used to control May rioting.
By BEN HARTMAN
The officer recounts moment terrorist "noticed us," and "ran towards us," as he describes unfolding of attack.
Dozens of Palestinians throw firebombs, rocks at Border Police officers in Shuafat following Wednesday's attack in capital.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Currently, Palestinian workers are checked only when going into Israel, but not when coming back, which security sources said increases the chances for terrorist attacks.
According to authorities, the arrest took place near the Palestinian village of Beit Jala.
PM addresses soldiers, border policemen who thwarted terrorist attacks; says Israel "prays for peace," but continues to strengthen security forces.
According to the Border Police, the Palestinian, who is in his twenties, climbed a section of the separation fence in the area of Jerusalem.
Officers lightly-to-moderately hurt; just one of a number of minor violent incidents in the West Bank.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Retaliation for IAF strikes had been planned for last week, leaders veto move; Hamas re-deploys rocket prevention force on border.
By YASSER OKBI
Paramedics evacuated the suspect in moderate to serious condition to the Sha'arei Tzedek Medical Center in Jerusalem.
By yaakov lappin
Driver eludes guards' gunfire, currently at large near capital; security forces searching area for suspects.
Firebomb destroys Israeli vehicle near Bethlehem: Two civilians wounded
By REUTERS, YAAKOV LAPPIN
Car found abandoned as security forces sweep the area.
Report: Woman in her twenties planned to commit stabbing attack; police catch her in routine security check.
Security forces fire tear gas, rounds in response to clashes that leave 4 settlers detained, border policeman injured from rock throwing.
Palestinians throw stones, lightly wounding five Israelis near Beit Omar; Border Police report 6 different clashes with Palestinians.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF AND BEN HARTMAN
The West Bank site of a terror attack in which an Israeli was stabbed to death has been witness to many deadly or near-deadly skirmishes.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Eight months ago, Border Police set up a women-only unit, meeting the demands of the women serving in the organization.
By TAL ARIEL AMIR
Israel's Border Police display methods for undercover fighting, camouflage techniques, and counter-terrorism to a Jewish group.
By HADAS PARUSH
Border police commander at Tomb of the Patriarchs talks about delicate task of patrolling "powder keg" site.
Officers accused of being involved in abusing and severely assaulting two fellow patrolmen who had just finished their basic training.
Albert was tasered, dragged across the floor by Border Police; protest is backed by Knesset members from the Bayit Yehudi party.
MK Hoffman calls bill shameful, Gal-On says similar laws passed by Putin, Likud's Akunis calls it "most democratic, just bill ever."
By LAHAV HARKOV
NGO accuses Border Patrol officers of using Palestinian teen as a human shield in east Jerusalem.
Clashes break out for second day as Palestinians attempt to tend to lands under IDF protection near West Bank outpost.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF, BEN HARTMAN
Two officers lightly hurt, 4 Israelis arrested during clashes outside West Bank outpost near Shiloh; incident sparked by land dispute.
Evacuation follows a deal that saw hundreds of youth activists peacefully depart the illegal outpost in the West Bank.
By JPOST.COM STAFF, TOVAH LAZAROFF, BEN HARTMAN
Lors d’une altercation entre des manifestants palestiniens et la police des frontières israélienne, Ziad Abou Ein, dirigeant de l'OLP, a succombé à une crise cardiaque
By RUTHIE BLUM
Des hommes de terrain risquent leur vie pour sécuriser la frontière sud d’Israël et lutter contre toutes les menaces.
By YAACOV LAPIN
“It derives from the fact that for the police, Arab citizens are often identified as a threat and less as citizens,” Abraham Fund director says.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
In surveillance footage of the incident, the man can be seen talking to two plainclothes officers who are eventually joined by more police, after which a fracas ensues.
Alleged Beitunya shooter’s lawyer says state tampered with witnesses.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Weizman cocked his gun and aimed it at Grunov, and fired a shot into his face, killing him.
The station reached out to Ivgy’s attorney for a response but said he refused.
The lower court had ruled out murder in light of the provocation, but had convicted Somech of manslaughter and a heavy 14-year prison sentence.
19-year-old Hadar Cohen's partner, Ravit Mirilashvili who was wounded at the scene Wednesday left hospital to attend funeral.
By MOSHE COHEN - MAARIV HASHAVUA,JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
Jakubowicz, who joined the Border Police force last year, is survived by his parents, brother and two sisters.
A series of exercises held in Jerusalem check readiness of security forces in the area.
The explosives, including fireworks and pyrotechnics were found during inspection of house in the neighborhood of Jebl Mukaber.
The Palestinians were crammed into two vans that were driving along the highway in central Israel.
180 teams comprised of the best snipers in the IDF and Border Police take part in contest.
Border police discovered a dismantled M-16 hidden in a refrigerator along with a cache of bullets.
21-year-old Sami al-Ajar died of gunshot wound sustained during clash with police.
Shin Bet: Jerusalem resident Musa Ajlouni, 21, confessed to attack, saying he wanted to kill police officers
The men in uniform were surprised by the spontaneous visit, and received the president with unbridled joy and affection.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The charge is one of the most serious in recent memory against a soldier or border policeman for the killing of a Palestinian while acting in the line of duty, and could lead to serious jail time.
No arrests have been made yet following the clashes, as police continue to collect evidence.
More than a thousand people attended the funeral in Beit Jann on Thursday of Supt. Jidan Assad, the 38-year-old officer who was killed in Wednesday’s driving terrorist attack.
Deadly car attack on capital's light rail claims the life of officer Jidan Assad, 38, who is also survived by his toddler son, parents and four siblings.
3 suspects suspected of approaching an as yet unidentified construction site, handcuffing the workers at gun point and stealing their money and property.
The ceremony comes a month after the unit arrested Hamas commander Hussam Qawasme, who organized the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June, according the Shin Bet.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
"The Turkish government still refrains from taking a clear position on the Islamic State," says opposition official.
Footage shows how officer manages to stop the vehicle at gunpoint before a search finds back seat rigged with explosives.
Officers find pipe bombs, gas canisters, explosives, and a detonator inside suspect's car.
Roadside bomb near border marks third attack on Shi'ite group.
Police respond saying they are focusing solely on search efforts; cannot confirm or deny any accusations due to the large amount of information surrounding the case at the moment.
“Criminality is in their DNA. Even when they are legit these guys can never be totally legit,” senior police intelligence officer says.
Residents of West Bank settlement throw stones at police investigating torching of mosque.
By BEN HARTMAN,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Likud Minister Danon on latest incident in Yitzhar: Violence against security forces only hurts the settlements.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
"There were a lot of elements to his story that simply didn’t make sense," says police spokesman.
Driver says he accidentally hit Border Policemen near West Bank village when he stepped on acceleration instead of brakes.
In comparison to 2012, 2013 showed a 14.5% drop in the number of cattle- and sheep-stealing incidents, the police said.
By SHARON UDASIN
Border Police were scanning the area near the Yarkon cemetery in Petah Tikva in search of illegal Palestinian workers.
State says it's only obligated to provide "relevant" information about restraining order against settler, not use of taser gun.
Victims identified as Natan, Yamit Jorno; police suspect financial dispute behind slaying by disgruntled security guard.
MK also calls on police to issue detailed statistics on crimes committed by illegal migrants.
Victims in their 20s escape without serious injury after Arab-Israeli assailants attack vehicle; police investigating the incident.
"Price Tag" graffiti scrawled in Palestinian village; US condemns terror attack, settler reprisals.
By JPOST.COM STAFF, BEN HARTMAN, YAAKOV LAPPIN, TO
State Department condemns attack in which Israeli Evyatar Borovsky stabbed to death by Palestinian terrorist in West Bank.
Settlers clash with soldiers and Palestinians in separate incidents near
Yitzhar, West Bank home of slain 31-year-old Evyatar Borovsky.
By BEN HARTMAN, YAAKOV LAPPIN, TOVAH LAZAROFF
Palestinian detainee on the run after escaping from Border Patrol officers; detainee is not a security prisoner.
Permanent deployment follows release of police figures indicating sharp rise in crime among African migrant population in district.
Nine-months pregnant Miryam Tager describes surprise house demolition by IDF, Border Police.
Three men apprehended at West Bank junction; police seize explosives, pistol and knife.
Officers seen abusing what appears to be mentally disabled man in 2009 video presented as evidence in trial against 4 officers.
"You just have to stick to your story," says undercover cop about experiences during 8-month operation.
The protest turned violent after the crowd obstructed traffic and resisted police orders to keep off the roads.
By AVIVA LOEB,JACOB GOLDSTEIN,LIA KAMANA
Incidents in which police allegedly used excessive force against Arab citizens are not isolated.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
In the wake of the protest, the Israel Police twitter account published a tweet claiming the protesters were blocking streets and throwing stones.
By AHMED MASWADEH
I don’t want to live in fear, and seeing soldiers with guns creates fear; I don’t want to feel like I’m living in an open prison, and I don’t want to leave or move from my house.
By YARA DOWANI
A rabbi’s response to countering the call to boycott Israel.
By YER SHACHAR
This is the second part of the draft that I presented to the Israeli, Palestinian and American negotiators in January 2014.
By GERSHON BASKIN
A theme which has arisen time and again in our column is the harm caused abroad by Israel’s media.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK